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“Fantastic!!! :)”
Review of The Gilded Pig - CLOSED

The Gilded Pig
Cuisines: International
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed May 5, 2013 via mobile

Its an awsum restaurant wit fantastic food located at d center of malia town itself wit a very very homely atmosphere n not forgetting our beloved maryann for her warm welcum ;)

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Reviewed October 21, 2012

Fantastic restaurant, in the middle of Malia town They serve Dutch and Indonesian cuisine. It gets very busy, so sometimes you may have to wait or take a stroll while to have your booking .Very pleasant proprietors.

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Reviewed August 6, 2012

First class! The restaurant itself is spacious, spotlessly clean and inviting. There are a few tables set outside, the majority under cover. The service is first class from the moment you step inside. Staff are attentive but not 'pushy'. The menu is varied offering a number of international dishes making choosing not so easy! However, there is always help at hand to explain any dishes you are unsure of. The food is prepared in a spotlessly clean open kitchen and is a joy to the eye and the palate! The presentation, quality and quantity is above expectations! The portions are more than adequate but are so tasty you don't want to leave anything. It was our first visit but most definately not our last so we will be making our way down the menu! We will be trying the wine next time and maybe no starter so we will have room for one of the delicious looking desserts. If you are in Malia or Stalis you realy must head for 'Het Vergulde Varken'.(The Gild Pig). William and Marjan thank you.

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Reviewed July 27, 2012

If you are not Dutch do not be put off by the Dutch name and menu. Everyone there speaks English, (amongst other languages) and there are menus in English and Greek and if you are Dutch it is perfect.

The menu is wonderfully International with a great mix of Dutch and Indonesian specialties, Greek dishes, with an interesting twist, and of course such staples as Spaghetti Bolognese.
The food is freshly prepared for you, so no soggy salads or cold potatoes. The spotless kitchen is open to view, so you can check it out for yourself.

I have enjoyed many meals there this summer and the quality never varies. Marjan and Will who run it are friendly and very helpful if you have any special requests, such as vegetarian, gluten free, small portions. Be warned the normal size portions are good for someone with a healthy appetite but it is so delicious you will not want to leave anything;-)
The service is excellent and presentation always beautiful. It is the special little things that make all the difference.

If you are lucky they may have homemade Tiramisu (very light) or their delicious Creme Brulee to finish your eating experience but if not then their regular sweets are still just too tempting.

The open wine is excellent but for those wishing for something special they have a good choice of fine, Greek bottled wine and don't forget to try the local Raki on the house at the end of the meal.

The general atmosphere is very pleasant and friendly, whilst there is no special view it can be very interesting to sit and watch the Brits on their way out to the Beach road of Malia.

Whether you are a family with young children, or older children, a couple, or a group of friends you are sure of an enjoyable evening and a great dining experience.

Having celebrated a special birthday there I was touched by the care Will and Marjan put into getting everything just right to make it a perfect evening.

Try it and you won't be disappointed.

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Reviewed October 12, 2014
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